First Look: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Benedict Cumberbatch Photos

Paramount has released new images from J.J. Abram‘s forthcoming film Star Trek Into Darkness (May 17). You can find the full gallery, here, courtesy of We’ve pulled out four of our fave snaps featuring Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock) as villain John Harrison. We can’t be 100 percent sure what’s going on in these movie stills but they give us a good sense of what’s to come!

Star Trek, Benedict and Chris Pine

A young Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) meets with John Harrison (Cumberbatch).

Star Trek, Benedict, Close Up

Harrison has something to say.

Star Trek, Benedict, Arrested

Aw, that’s nice of the Starfleet cadets to provide him with an escort.

He has some nice lodgings if a little bare.

He has some nice lodgings if a little bare.

What is your interpretation of these photos?